Rep. Hauck introduces plan to restore funding for CTE equipment grants

State Rep. Roger Hauck today introduced a plan to restore funding for career and technical education equipment after Gov. Whitmer stripped funding for the grants last week. Hauck, of Union Township, said the bipartisan school budget plan approved by the Legislature included $16 million in grants to help local schools obtain the equipment they need…

Hauck plan to allow liquor license for Central Michigan University

Lawmaker testifies before House Regulatory Reform Committee   State Rep. Roger Hauck today testified before the House Regulatory Reform Committee in support of his plan making the John G. Kulhavi Events Center at Central Michigan University eligible for an on-premises liquor license. Under state liquor laws, a college or university can obtain a liquor license…

Rep. Hauck underscores record funding for Michigan students within budget plan

School aid budget contains commitments to career prep, early literacy State Rep. Roger Hauck, of Union Township, today voted to approve the Legislature’s school aid budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year, including the largest investment for students in state history. The plan provides a total of $15.2 billion for K-12 schools without a tax…

Rep. Hauck to hold tele-town hall on auto insurance

State Rep. Roger Hauck invites residents to join him for a tele-town hall meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 18 to learn about and discuss the upcoming changes to the state’s car insurance system. Joining Hauck as a special guest will be Rep. Jason Wentworth of Clare, who serves as chair of the House Select Committee on…

Rep. Hauck continues call to help Michigan farmers impacted by record rainfall

State Rep. Roger Hauck today reiterated the need to support Michigan farmers whose crops have been delayed or damaged by this spring’s record-setting rain. A House plan approved on Thursday would help private lenders provide low-interest loans to qualified farmers at no financial risk to the state. “Farmers in Midland and Isabella counties have been…

Rep. Hauck invites residents to town hall meeting on road funding

State Rep. Roger Hauck has announced a special town hall meeting with special guest Rep. Jack O’Malley on Monday, June 10 to discuss road funding in the state of Michigan. Rep. O’Malley serves as chairman of the House Transportation Committee and is traveling throughout Michigan to discuss road funding with local residents. O’Malley’s committee also…

Rep. Hauck: Isabella and Midland county drivers one step closer to rate relief

Plan fixing no-fault insurance system heads to governor’s desk State Rep. Roger Hauck, of Union Township today cast a pivotal vote in favor of a proposal that brings savings to Michigan drivers through lower car insurance rates. The plan, which needed additional legislative approval after an initial House vote earlier in the month, guarantees lower…

Rep. Hauck votes to protect Michigan youth from dangers of e-cigarettes

State Rep. Roger Hauck this week voted in favor of a plan to ban the sale of e-cigarettes to minors and prevent individuals under 18 from possessing vaping products in Michigan. Hauck, of Union Township, said the number of teenagers who use e-cigarettes has increased dramatically over the past few years, prompting parents, teachers and…

Rep. Hauck: Relief finally has arrived for state’s car insurance rates

Legislator casts important vote as House approves landmark legislation State Rep. Roger Hauck today voted to bring lower car insurance prices to residents and families in Isabella and Midland counties, joining House members in approving a plan to reform Michigan’s broken no-fault system. The plan guarantees lower rates across Michigan for drivers currently saddled with…

Rep. Hauck plan for updated high school curriculum standards gets passing grade

Plan improves student preparedness for future careers State Rep. Roger Hauck’s plan to modernize high school graduation standards was approved today by the Michigan House Education Committee. The four-bill package updates curriculum requirements across the board, but Hauck’s legislation specifically allows a student enrolled in a career and technical education (CTE) program to fulfill the…

House overwhelmingly approves Rep. Hauck’s plan to ‘Raise the Age’

State Rep. Roger Hauck’s plan to end the policy requiring all 17-year-olds to be treated as adults in Michigan’s criminal justice system today was overwhelmingly approved by the Michigan House. Hauck, who sponsored the plan alongside a bipartisan group of his colleagues, said Michigan is one of just four states still requiring all 17-year-olds to…

Rep. Hauck helps Union Township secure safety improvements to intersection

State Rep. Roger Hauck today announced traffic safety improvements requested for Isabella Road at M-20 (Pickard) have been approved by state transportation officials. Rep. Hauck worked with Union Township to submit a request to the Michigan Department of Transportation for a left turn traffic light signal at the intersection. Hauck, who worked at Delfield Manufacturing…

Rep. Hauck: ‘Raise the Age’ reforms would help put teens on the right path

Plan ends policy requiring all 17-year-olds be treated as adults in court State Rep. Roger Hauck testified before the House Judiciary Committee today in support of his plan to improve the way 17-year-olds are treated in Michigan’s criminal justice system. Hauck, who sponsored the plan alongside a bipartisan group of his colleagues, said Michigan is…